Cut larger limbs and branches up to 1 3/4 in with ease with the help of DualLINK. Its compounding link amplifies the amount of cutting power while reducing the effort needed to complete the cut. The coated blade stays sharp and resists debris build-up to help maintain the cutting performance. ComfortGEL® grips are soft and fit the contours of your hand for maximum control. DualLINK’s strong yet lightweight steel handles and its ShockGUARD® bumper system, helps reduce upper body fatigue and soreness.